Water Sanitation and Hygiene - Buluvu - Namutumba

Visit by David Balimunsi on 2019-08-02

Report ID
Created by
David Balimunsi
Created date
2019-08-06 09:38:21 UTC
Modified by
David Balimunsi
Modified date
2019-08-06 11:18:36 UTC
Trip Time
09:00-17:50 (8 h 50 m)
Village Time
11:49-15:45 (3 h 56 m)
Travel Time
4 h 54 m

Household visits

Which Survey
Number Of Households
Visits Purpose
Monitering how the village will be progressing 
Staff Attendees
David Balimunsi,Steven Kambale 
Government Attendees
David and Steven were in the village to check on the sanitation maintenance of the two boreholes . They also met with the water user committee members from the two boreholes reminding them of their roles and responsibilities. When David and Steven were in the village they first visited the Kibo borehole. And later they visited the other community borehole near the mosque.However the Kibo borehole the community had taken good care about it. Unlike the other community borehole near the mosque which didn’t have a good fence. Therefore David and Steven advised the members from the mosque who uses it . That they should put a good fence around it . The top leaders at the mosque appreciated the Kibo’s advice. They said that they will soon constructing the fence around their borehole. The Kibo staff also advised the water user committee members from the Kibo borehole to replace the weaker poles by replacing new ones.Later from the Kibo’s home to home movements they realized that even the four homes of Jamilu muyinda ‘ Fred onyago’ James Owoli ‘and Batambuze Tanga which were reported not to have completed with their latrine construction and maintenance for example in the following homes. . The Kibo staff were so happy and advised the owners to also start to smear on their houses and kitchens. In general according to the sanitation status of the entire village it was good . Except for some homes with the need of improving on their sanitation standards. 

Next Visit: 2019-09-27 - Purpose: Monitoring how the community will be fully owning the borehole.

Report Photos

8183 The status of the Kibo borehole.